Even ‘Trained Professionals’ Don’t Know What Google Has On You

Google doesn't want to confuse you, that's all

Google is prepping its mass merge of 60 privacy policies, which will change user terms of service–and the French are nervous about it. C.N.I.L., a French watchdog group charged with protecting data security, has requested the search behemoth hold off. In a letter to Google C.N.I.L. states that it welcomes Google’s “large campaign to inform its users” about the policy change, adding that the “initiative is very useful to increase internet users’ awareness of privacy online. “

After analyzing Google’s plan, however, C.N.I.L. has some concerns: Read More